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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Rowan Atkinson
Peter MacNicol
John Mills
Directors
Mel Smith
Screenwriters
Rowan Atkinson
Richard Curtis
Robin Driscoll
Running Time
97 minutes

Bean
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Plot
As an attempt to get him out of the country, security guard Mr Bean is sent to Los Angeles to help watch over a precious painting. But the gallery mistake him for an art expert - and foolishly increase his responsibilities.


Verdict
Daft, certainly, but in the end this makes for a delightful diversion, largely because it's far better than anyone could have imagined.


Reviewed by Caroline Westbrook

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